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What Trump and Sanders Agree On

March 21st, 2016

Episode 486 of 643 episodes

Both Democrat presidential candidate Bernie Sanders and his Republican opposite Donald Trump have called US global trade policy "disastrous". Chris Orndorff, senior portfolio manager at Western Asset Management in Los Angeles, explains why that has resonated with many US voters in the presidential primaries. Also, the BBC's Katy Watson speaks to Mexicans to find out what they make of Mr Trump's pledge to scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA. And Lucy Kellaway of the Financial Times on why a company boss should never speak honestly. (Picture: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Arizona; Credit: Ralph Freso/Getty Images)